Hiking in Carinthia, Austria: Vitality, Culture and Cheese
Hotel eduCARE, best accommodation for hiking in southern Austria
93 of the surrounding Alpine mountain peaks are more than 3,000 metres high, with the Grossglockner taking the lead: at 3,798 metres it is the highest mountain in Austria. There are also low mountain alpine meadows and rolling plains waiting to be explored via a walking tour in the Alps.
Demanding mountain ridge hiking trails, hikes through the Alpine mountain meadows or leisurely themed walking trails – depending on your fitness level, age and taste, in the southern province of Austria, everyone will find the perfect hiking tour to enjoy their time in the breathtaking Austrian Alps.
‘Foodies’ will love hiking in Carinthia, Austria
Hotel eduCARE is situated at the foot of the Gerlitzen Mountain – here you can begin your hiking tour right in front of the hotel doors. On top of the Gerlitzen in Treffen, you will find all the ingredients for Alpine cuisine joy. How would you like to take a leisurely hike to the alpine cabin Neugarten Almseehütte and choose from their 'live' menu? Here you can read the names of the dishes that are being served on the grazing cows themselves. Literally on each cow, marked in white paint, is the name of the dishes being served that day at the alpine cabin. Enjoy nature and good Austrian food during your hiking holidays in Austria.
Hiking in Carinthia offers many highlights of Austrian cuisine
On a walking tour on the Kostaleweg trail in the Alps, either three or six hours depending on your choice, visitors will be able to taste and savour regional Austrian cuisine from alpine cabin to cabin, from Alpine ox steak or Carinthian noodles to variations of strudel.
Visitors on their hiking holidays may also enjoy a feast on the Naggleralm mountain pasture, high over Lake Weissensee at 1,300 metres altitude, which can either be reached in one-and-a-half hours by walking from the valley station, by mountain bike, or in comfort by cable car. The Alpine dairymaids will spoil you by serving organic food specialities from Carinthia.
Make Hotel eduCARE your base camp during your hiking holidays in Austria. From here you can reach the valley stations of the cable cars in Carinthia in just a few minutes. Look forward to active enjoyment on hiking tours during your holidays in Carinthia!